Registration for the Spring Drive-in Conference is now available. The conference will be held on Friday, April 21st at the DMACC-West campus. The agenda for the event is as follows:
9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. — Check-In/Networking/Continental Breakfast
10:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. — Welcome
10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. — Department Of Education Panel consisting of Bureau Chief Barbara Burrows, Education Consultant, Amy Vybiral and Education Consultant Chris Russell
11:20 a.m. to 11:50 a.m. — Round Table #1
11:55 a.m. to 12:25 p.m. — Round Table #2
Round Table Topics:
- “Fostering Inclusion and Hope for Refugee, Immigrant, and International Students”- Facilitated by Sarah Jo Purcell and Molly Schwarz, graduate students in the University of Iowa Educational Policy and Leadership Studies program
- “Mental Health and Students in Crisis” – Facilitated by Landi Smith, L.I.S.W and counselor at DMACC
12:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. — Lunch & Subgroup Meetings
1:45 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. — Awards, Election Results & Business Meeting (For All Attendees)
Registration for student services professionals is $35.00 per attendee. Registration for Full-time Graduate Students of Associate Member Graduate Programs is free*
*Must be a currently enrolled, full-time graduate student of a master’s or doctorate program which has been approved as an ICCSSA Associate Member. Graduate students of non-ICCSSA Associate Member institutions are welcome to attend at the regular $35 rate. Working professionals who are also taking graduate coursework do not qualify for this discount and will be asked to pay the regular rate listed above. Contact Jeremy Austin at email@example.com with questions.
To register for the event, please click here.
Award nominations are also available. Nominations for the following categories are available:
- Outstanding New Professional
- Distinguished Service Award
- Outstanding Service Award
Descriptions of the criteria for the awards, as well as the nomination form, can be found by clicking here. Nominations will be accepted through Monday, April 10th.
Finally, if you would like to recognize any colleagues who are retiring, please email Morris Pounds.